New York mansion of ‘Keeping up with the Joneses’ fame sold

RHINEBECK, N.Y. (AP) — A dilapidated New York mansion believed to have inspired the phrase “Keeping up with the Joneses” has sold at...

September 27th, 2016 |  


German girl bicycles to Poland to see her grandmother

BERLIN (AP) — German police say a missing 14-year-old girl has turned up safe and sound in Poland, after bicycling and hitchhiking some 400 kilo...

September 27th, 2016 |  


Michigan quintuplets work first jobs together at McDonald’s

POTTERVILLE, Mich. (AP) — Three 18-year-old brothers and their two 18-year-old sisters have landed their first jobs, together, at a McDonaldR...

September 26th, 2016 |  


Driver caught using mannequin to drive in carpool lane

BREA, Calif. (AP) — A California driver has been cited for using a mannequin — not the required human being — to drive in the carpoo...

September 26th, 2016 |  


Hold your nose: Stinky corpse flower blooms

HANOVER, N.H. (AP) — A flower that got its nickname from its putrid smell is blooming at Dartmouth College for the first time since 2011.Named M...

September 26th, 2016 |  


Christmas parade accepting entries

BLADENBORO — The Bladenboro Christmas Parade is now accepting entries. The parade is scheduled for Saturday, Dec. 3, 2016. To participate, or fo...

September 26th, 2016 |  


Free business seminars offered at Bladen Community College

DUBLIN — The Small Business Center of Bladen Community College is offering several no-cost seminars during the month of October.Faith-based orga...

September 26th, 2016 |  


Bladen Democratic Party to host candidate rally Tuesday

Bladen Democratic Party to host candidate rally Tuesday

ELIZABETHTOWN — The Bladen County Democratic Party will be hosting a number of local and state Democratic candidates for a rally on Tuesday at D...

September 26th, 2016 |  


Pair of fundraisers to benefit Southeast Carolina Crossroads

A ministry only 18 months old — what some might consider still in the “learning to walk” stage — has taken off running.Southea...

September 26th, 2016 |  


LUMBERTON — A balance of sufficient rain and sunshine this summer have created conditions for what could be a bumper corn crop as well as good y...

September 23rd, 2016 |